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Recruitment in National Seeds Corporation

Recruitment in National Seeds Corporation National Seeds Corporation Limited (NCS), A Government of India Undertaking under the administrative control of Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Department of Agriculture Cooperation & Farmers Welfare, New Delhi is an apex body engaged in production of quality seeds and distribution. National Seeds  invites online application from... Please Click on the Title to Read Full Details. [Author: [email protected] (SarkariNaukriBlog com)]
Tags: Legal, Jobs, Law, Mba, Marketing, Engineer, Quality, HR, Online, Agriculture, Logistics, Public-Sector, Trainee, Data Entry Operator, Management Trainee, HotJob


Seeds on the moon started to sprout for the first time but quickly died

China has taken a major step toward long-term space exploration. Earlier this month, the Chinese moon probe Chang’e 4 carried a container with cotton, mustard and potato seeds, yeast and fruit fly eggs to the moon’s far side (facing away from Earth), and early this week, the China National Space Administration said that those seeds started to sprout. Unfortunately, temperatures dropped and killed the plants. According to the BBC, the project was designed by 28 Chinese universities, and the expe...
Tags: Space, Science, Design, News, China, Earth, Bbc, Moon, Agriculture, Plants, Watson, Mars, Seeds, FAO, Chang, China National Space Administration


That first plant grown on the moon? Already dead.

On Monday, we reported that for the first time, a plant seed had germinated on the moon, an early experiment to test whether food could someday be grown on the moon to feed residents of a lunar base. The cotton sprout was inside a canister on China's Chang’e 4 lander that touched down on the far side of the moon earlier this month. Now, word that the first lunar plant has died. The little seedling froze to death during the lunar night. From GBTimes: Liu Hanlong, head of the experiment at Ch...
Tags: Post, Space, Science, News, Biology, China, Agriculture, Chongqing, Chang, Liu, Chongqing University, Liu Hanlong, Xie Genxin


Can Drones Be Good?

It was a cool day in Dallas last November, when a small quadcopter lifted itself off the ground of an American Airlines hangar and buzzed towards a Boeing 777. The drone, a DJI Mavic Enterprise, had been outfitted with a spotlight, but otherwise looked a lot like what you might see your neighbor flying in the…Read more...
Tags: Science, Air Travel, Microsoft, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, Infrastructure, Drones, Dji, Agriculture, Dallas, Faa, Boeing, Commercial Drones, American Airlines


Motorcycle Industry Council Talks With Lawmakers About Access to National Parks

More Access to Land for Motorcyclists? Members of the Motorcycle Industry Council (MIC) and outdoor recreation industry leaders met with Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, Under Secretary for Natural Resources and the Environment Jim Hubbard and other officials. According to the press release, the goal of the meeting was to discuss improving access to lands managed by the U.S. Forest Service. The MIC and other officials want to see more access afforded to motorized recreational vehicles, like ...
Tags: Usda, Motorcycles, Agriculture, Perdue, Natural Resources, U S Forest Service, Polaris Industries, Motorcycle News, Motorcycle Industry Council, Sonny Perdue, Motorcycle Industry Council MIC, Jim Hubbard, Paul Vitrano, MIC Board, Perdue Hubbard, Tim Buche


Motorcycle Industry Council Talks With Lawmakers About Access to National Forests

More Access to Land for Motorcyclists? Members of the Motorcycle Industry Council (MIC) and outdoor recreation industry leaders met with Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, Under Secretary for Natural Resources and the Environment Jim Hubbard and other officials. According to the press release, the goal of the meeting was to discuss improving access to lands managed by the U.S. Forest Service. The MIC and other officials want to see more access afforded to motorized recreational vehicles, like ...
Tags: Usda, Motorcycles, Agriculture, Perdue, Natural Resources, U S Forest Service, Polaris Industries, Motorcycle News, Motorcycle Industry Council, Sonny Perdue, Motorcycle Industry Council MIC, Jim Hubbard, Paul Vitrano, MIC Board, Perdue Hubbard, Tim Buche


The wall between our desire for cheap labor and a sane immigration policy

Before Donald Trump, government and business handled illegal immigration with a wink and a nod. But his wall won't stop the powerful forces behind the movement of people.
Tags: Business, News, Economy, Agriculture, Donald Trump


Potatoes Have a Form of 'Depression,' but Scientists Have an Idea to Cure Them

Scientists are trying to revolutionize potatoes and, in the process, cure the tubers’ depression, the result of generations of inbreeding.Read more...
Tags: Science, Biology, China, Usda, Agriculture, Plants, Potatoes, Precious, Boil Em Mash Em Stick Em In A Stew


Minister warns of more fish deaths this week as temperatures rise in NSW west

Government announces $5m recovery package for Murray-Darling and calls crisis meeting after up to 1m fish die at Menindee More fish kill events are expected in New South Wales’s inland rivers in coming days as temperatures rise in the state’s west followed by a forecast cool period, the agriculture minister, David Littleproud, has warned.The federal government has announced a $5m recovery package for the Murray-Darling after up to 1m fish died at Menindee, including 70-year-old Murray cod. The m...
Tags: Water, Australia news, Fish, Australian politics, Agriculture, New South Wales, New South Wales politics, Scott Morrison, Murray-darling Basin, Murray, Rural Australia, Murray Darling, Menindee, David Littleproud


These new keto diet tortillas are made of 100% cheese

To help keto dieters stay the course, Lotito Foods has developed the Folios cheese wrap, a tortilla made entirely of cheese.These cheese wraps can be part of a healthy diet, but only if eaten in extreme moderation and alongside low-fat, low-salt foods. Research shows that replacing grains and fiber with fat and salts in the long term can be dangerous. None Now they've gone and done it. Keto diet enthusiasts have concocted all manner of unsettling dishes to kick the carbs: coffee with butter inst...
Tags: Health, Cancer, Happiness, Choice, Public Health, Medical Research, Innovation, Agriculture, Disease, Keto, European Society of Cardiology, Bonnie Taub Dix, Taub Dix, Jaha, Human body, Keto Diet


SBI Regular and Contract Specialist Officer Vacancy

Recruitment of Specialist Officers in SBI on Regular and contract basis   Central Recruitment & Promotion Department (CRPD) of State Bank of India (SBI) State Bank of India invites online applications from Indian citizens for appointment for the following Govt. Job vacancy  in Specialist Cadre on regular basis and contract basis.  (Advertisement No. CRPD/SCO/2018-19/12)... Please Click on the Title to Read Full Details. [Author: [email protected] (SarkariNaukriBlog com)]
Tags: Jobs, Online, Manager, Agriculture, Bank, Statistics, Officer, Head, Executive, Analyst, Project, SBI, Specialist, Central Recruitment Promotion Department, State Bank of India SBI State Bank of India


USDA: Food Stamps Funded Through February Even If Shutdown Continues

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration says benefits under the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, also known as food stamps, will be funded through February should the government shutdown continue. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue is asking states to issue the February benefits on or before Jan. 20 so that they can be paid to the nearly 40 million Americans in the program. SNAP is already fully funded for January. The administration announced its plans as the White House worked t...
Tags: News, Washington, Senate, White House, Usda, Ap, Gop, House, Agriculture, Donald Trump, Perdue, WIC, Trump, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, GOP House, Sonny Perdue


USDA: Food stamps will be funded through February

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration says benefits under the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, also known as food stamps, will be funded through February should the government shutdown continue. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue is asking states to issue the February benefits on or before Jan. 20 so that they can be paid to the nearly […]
Tags: News, Washington, Usda, Ap, Nation, Agriculture, Trump, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, Sonny Perdue


Genetic Modification Turbocharges Photosynthesis and Drastically Improves Crop Growth

Scientists genetically modified plants in order to give a huge boost to photosynthesis, hoping to one day improve the yield of food crops like rice and wheat, according to a new paper.Read more...
Tags: Science, Agriculture, Gmos, Photosynthesis


Cascade snowpack rebounds in late December surge of cool wet weather

Snow brings powder to the ski slopes but long term winter forecast calls for a shift back to a warmer and drier than normal winte
Tags: Weather, News, Environment, Agriculture, Local News, Northwest


Haryana PSC Sarkari Naukri Advt. No. 5/2018 for Vacancies

Haryana PSC Vacancy Recruitment Advt. No. 5/2018   Haryana Public Service Commission (HPSC) having headquarter at Panchkula (Haryana) invites online applications from eligible  candidates for the following Sarkari Naukri Vacancy posts in various Government Departments of Government of Haryana.   (Advt. No. 05/2018). Vacancies  Assistant Architect : 07 posts for... Please Click on the Title to Read Full Details. [Author: [email protected] (SarkariNaukriBlog com)]
Tags: Jobs, Environment, Medical, Economics, Engineer, Online, Agriculture, Statistics, Officer, Analyst, Scientist, Architect, PSC, District, Haryana, Horticulture


Is this the way forward for the California GOP?

The California Republican Party is like a big, empty aircraft carrier drifting along the coast. It could be powerful, if there were any people on it and if it had a plan to go somewhere. Here’s a political messaging quiz: What did Republican candidates in California promise to do if elected? Take your time. Think of anything yet? There are millions of California voters of all party registrations who are looking for answers to the problems that are making their lives difficult — high utility bill...
Tags: California, Opinion, Sport, Soccer, Gop, United States, Agriculture, Crescent City, California California, Public Policy Institute of California, California Republican Party, Susan Shelley, the Southern California News Group, Platform Drafting Committee, Torrey Pines California


Farm Bill Includes Provisions to Improve Water Quality

The federal Farm Bill that's now been signed into law includes provisions to protect water quality. In Lake Erie, agriculture is one of the primary sources of nutrients that leads to toxic algae. There’s more funding in the new Farm Bill to protect critical conservation areas including western Lake Erie, Saginaw Bay and Green Bay. Farmers upstream from those watersheds may get more help implementing voluntary programs like cover crops that help prevent nutrient runoff. Matt Doss is with the Grea...
Tags: Agriculture, Lake Erie, Bill, Elizabeth Miller, Matt Doss, Lake Erie Saginaw Bay, Green Bay Farmers


World's first no-kill eggs go on sale in Berlin

Scientists can now quickly determine a chick’s gender before it hatches, potentially ending the need to cull billions of male chicks worldwideThe world’s first ever no-kill eggs are now on sale in Berlin after German scientists found an easy way to determine a chick’s gender before it hatches, in a breakthrough that could put an end to the annual live shredding of billions of male chicks worldwide. The patented “Seleggt” process can determine the sex of a chick just nine days after an egg has be...
Tags: Food, Europe, Science, Eggs, Germany, Animals, Berlin, Environment, World news, Farming, Ethical and green living, Agriculture, Rewe Group, Seleggt, Ludger Breloh


From soil to supper: How technology influences your dinner

What does artificial intelligence have to do with the dinner on your plate? It might seem like they’re unrelated, but technology like AI contributes to your everyday life, including the food you eat. Farmers around the world are using AI-infused apps like FARMWAVE and PlantVillage to diagnose and treat pests that might otherwise destroy an entire harvest.We’re working to make it easier for anyone to manage and learn from data—like allowing developers to use machine learning with TensorFlow and m...
Tags: Usda, Chicago, Agriculture, Silicon Valley, Tom Vilsack, Vilsack, Agricultural Research Service, Public Policy, Espanola New Mexico, Melissa Brandao, GitHub Today Google, Danielle Nierenberg of Food Tank Examples, Refresh Working Group, Amanda Ramcharan, Ankita Raturi, Don Bustos


The Trump Administration Is Moving to Tighten Restrictions on Food Stamps

(WASHINGTON) — The Trump administration is setting out to do what this year’s farm bill didn’t: tighten work requirements for millions of Americans who receive federal food assistance. The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Thursday is proposing a rule that would restrict the ability of states to exempt work-eligible adults from having to obtain steady…
Tags: News, Washington, Uncategorized, Agriculture, U S Department of Agriculture, Trump Administration, Onetime, The Trump


Stench from marijuana farms outrages some California residents

Some communities across California are suing to ban cannabis operations in their vicinity because they claim the smell from the crops is nauseating. I mean, they don't call it skunk for nothing. From the New York Times: As a result of the stench, residents in Sonoma County, north of San Francisco, are suing to ban cannabis operations from their neighborhoods. Mendocino County, farther north, recently created zones banning cannabis cultivation — the sheriff’s deputy there says the stink is the...
Tags: Post, News, Weed, California, Drugs, Marijuana, San Francisco, Cannabis, Farming, New York Times, Agriculture, Pot, Grass, Robert, Bong Bong, Bongbong


8 million people work illegally in the U.S., and here’s why that’s unlikely to change

Ending illegal immigration, say many who have studied the issue, could mean that American workers would lose their jobs, companies would close and the economy would contract.
Tags: Business, News, Economy, Agriculture, Nation & World, Nation & World Politics


Apple Growers Are On a Quest to Find the Next Honeycrisp

Everybody loves honeycrisp apples, but that's a problem for some orchards
Tags: News, Uncategorized, Agriculture, Onetime


Trump administration loosens nutritional guidelines for school lunches

Agriculture secretary is worried that kids aren't eating what they're served. So the solution is to offer more junk?
Tags: Living, News, Agriculture, Trump


Former Ag Secretary Bob Bergland dies at 90

ROSEAU, Minn. (AP) — Former U.S. Agriculture Secretary Bob Bergland has died in Minnesota. He was 90. Bergland’s daughter, Linda Vatnsdal (VAHT’-ens-dahl), says he died Sunday at a nursing home in Roseau (ROH’-zoh) in northern Minnesota As Agriculture Secretary for President Jimmy Carter, Bergland had the difficult job of defending to Midwest farmers Carter’s unpopular […]
Tags: News, Minnesota, Agriculture, Midwest, Carter, Minn AP, U S Agriculture, Roseau, Nation & World, Nation & World Politics, Bergland, Bob Bergland, Linda Vatnsdal VAHT ens dahl, Jimmy Carter Bergland


Smokey Bear's world is on fire. But the old mascot won't die.

The real Smokey Bear narrowly avoided death in the pine-filled Capitan Mountains of New Mexico, nearly 70 years ago.  Just west of the town of Roswell, firefighters found the bear cub clutching to the upper reaches of a tree, with singed paws and legs. The stranded black bear would almost certainly have perished amid the ashy land, but foresters saved him, and ultimately brought the tiny omnivore to the National Zoo in Washington D.C.  Here, the newly named "Smokey Bear" lived out his domesticat...
Tags: Science, Congress, California, Washington, America, Earth, Canada, Agriculture, Epa, North America, Forest Service, Arizona State University, University Of Alberta, U S Forest Service, Interior, Pyne


Bob Bergland, Agriculture Secretary Under Carter, Dies at 90

Raised in northern Minnesota, he lost his farm as a young man, served in Congress and became an advocate for consumers as well as farmers.
Tags: News, Minnesota, Congress, Agriculture, Bob, Carter, Agriculture and Farming, United States Politics and Government, Deaths (Obituaries, Bergland, Bob Bergland


UPSSSC UP Krishi Utpadan Mandi Prashad Recruitment Examination

UP Krishi Utpadan Mandi Prashad Recruitment Examination 2018  by UPSSSC Uttar Pradesh Subordinate Services Selection Commission  (UPSSSC) invites online applications from Indian Citizens for following 284 sarkari naukri vacancy posts of Junior Engineers, Computers and Foreman in UP Krishi Utpadan Mandi Prashad under   UP Krishi Utpadan Mandi Prashad Recruitment Examination... Please Click on the Title to Read Full Details. [Author: [email protected] (SarkariNaukriBlog com)]
Tags: Jobs, Online, Accounts, Commission, Agriculture, Up, Assistant, Mandi, Observer, Foreman, Clerk, SSC, Steno, Indian Citizens, Typist, Inspector


Costco tightens standards for antibiotics use by meat producers

The warehouse retailer took steps to control use of medically important antibiotics, the overuse of which in animal agriculture presents a risk to human health as bacteria become resistant to the drugs. The move is in keeping with a shift in beef and dairy industry practices over the last decade and come as Costco is investing hundreds of millions of dollars to control more of its poultry supply chain.
Tags: Business, News, Agriculture, Retail, Costco